Cy Scofield

Cy Scofield

Cy grew up in midcoast Maine and began practicing yoga at age 19. In 2009, when he was 21, Cy went to live and study at Yasodhara Ashram Yoga Retreat & Study Center in Kootenay Bay, British Columbia. He lived there for 13 months, and then returned in 2012 to live for another eight months and complete his Hatha Yoga Teacher Certification. Cy is a devoted teacher and student of Yasodhara Yoga, a traditional form of yoga that has evolved to be presented to the Western mind. The language is simple and straightforward, with the key elements of the class being awareness and relaxation. Cy is a welcoming, focused, and serene teacher. In addition to teaching yoga, Cy has a carpentry business, enjoys offering Kirtan (devotional music) with his wife Melanie, coaches skiing and mountain biking, and plays drums in a funk band and a jazz band.